We have been shooting a bunch with the Contour HD POV cameras this season. Mostly for snowboarding. Eero Niemela decided to test it out on the paint ball corse during the Grenade Games. It still works! Nice Job Eero.
Last week we got a few days in the sun. The wind was blowing pretty hard and really messed up the snow pack. We had look hard for the good pocket of snow. In the end we got a few clips for movie and as always had a good time.
A big congratulations to K2 North American Team rider Aaron Robinson for taking home the Overall Title at the North Face Masters last weekend. Aaron has been participating in the extreme competitions for the last two years and is one of the most fun riders to watch. We will try to catch up with im for an interview soon… so stay tuned. But until then…check out AROB’s winning run and some write ups about the last stop of the tour at kirkwood resort in Tahoe, CA.
Get inside a small part of the small time it took Jordan Mendenhall to film his part in Videograss last year. Jordan tore his ACL at the beginning of the season last year and was only able to film a few days up at High Cascade Snowboard Camp last summer with Videograss filmer Justin Meyer. Jordan is riding the K2 Slayblade Snowboard, the K2 Jibpan Snowboard, Formula Bindings, and T1 Boots.
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Is the economic downturn cutting your snowboard funds short? Don’t know how the heck you’re going buy some of this years K2 gear??
Well SnowboarderMag.com is giving you a chance to win some of this years Eero Niemela’s Snowboard gear!
His set-up includes the K2 Slayblade Snowboard, the Maysis Boot, and Auto Bindings. Also included is the Volcom’s Gigi Ruf Jacket, Condition Pant, and PC Glove. A pair of Spy Zed goggles and the Vestal Destroyer Watch.
What more could you ask for with a head-to-toe kit like this?
Brand new for 2010 K2 came out with the all new Slayblade Snowboard featuring Flatline Technology, HARSHMELLOW and HYBRILIGHT CONSTRUCTION The Slayblade has been winning all types of awards for being an amazing ride such as Transworld’s Good Wood, Platinum Pick from Snowboard mag, and Best of Test (as stated here) from Snowboarder Magaazine Go to Snowboarder Magazine to read more about the test
We bestow our trust in the testers chosen by Transworld to conduct the test and do all that shredding so we have a little more insight on what boards. The results are in and K2 has six boards to be graced with those pretty Good Wood stickers. Look for the Good Wood Stamp of approval on the VaVaVoom Rocker, EcoPOP, Darkstar, WWW Rocker, Parkstar, and the Slayblade.
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